File:Violet Paget - Vernon Lee ca 1870.jpg|thumb|Violet Paget, circa 1870
'''Vernon Lee''' was the pseudonym of the British writer '''Violet Paget''' (14 October 1856 – 13 February 1935). She is remembered today primarily for her supernatural fiction
[John Clute|Clute, John. "Vernon Lee", E. F. Bleiler's ''Supernatural Fiction Writers: Fantasy and Horror''. New York: Scribner's, 1985 (pp 329-36); ISBN 0-684-17808-7]
and her work on aesthetics. An early follower of Walter Pater
, she wrote over a dozen volumes of essays on art, music, and travel.